There are 5 ways to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington 477|Shoppers Heaven
  2. Take the train from Orpington to Tunbridge Wells

$18 - $24

Cheapest option

Line 421 bus, line 402 bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 421 bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Sevenoaks, Bus Station 421
  2. Take the line 402 bus from Sevenoaks, Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial 402

$15

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Dartford to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Bridge to Tunbridge Wells

$29 - $41

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells 27.4 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells 27.4 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dartford station to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) and arriving at Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial via Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda and Sevenoaks, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells. However, there are services departing from Dartford and arriving at Tunbridge Wells via London Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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The distance between Dartford and Royal Tunbridge Wells is 22 miles. The road distance is 27.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells without a car is to bus and train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £13 - £19.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells, including transfers.

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Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells bus services, operated by Go-Coachhire, depart from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda station.

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Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Dartford station.

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The best way to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells is to train which takes 1 h 34 min and costs £22 - £35. Alternatively, you can line 421 bus and line 402 bus, which costs £12 and takes 2 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells.
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  • Distance: 21.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Dartford, England and Royal Tunbridge Wells, England?

You can take a train from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells via London Bridge in around 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells via Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda and Sevenoaks, Bus Station in around 2 h 55 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Orpington to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Train from Dartford to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from London Bridge to Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Dartford, Market Street (Bus Station) to Orpington
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Go-Coachhire
Phone
+44 1732 469800
Email
info@go-coach.co.uk
Website
go-coach.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Sevenoaks, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
go-coach.co.uk
Arriva Kent & Surrey
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Sevenoaks, Bus Station to Tunbridge Wells, War Memorial
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Dartford to Royal Tunbridge Wells
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$75 - $90
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com

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